8419 enlightenment

8419 enlightenment

The illumination of the mind, especially by the word of God, leading to delight and increased pleasure in God.

Enlightenment as God-given understanding and insight

Ps 43:3; Mic 7:8-9; Jn 8:12; Eph 1:18 See also 2Sa 22:29; Ezr 9:8; Job 29:2-3; Ps 18:28; Ps 36:10; Ps 97:11; Isa 9:2; Isa 42:6,16; Isa 49:6; Isa 60:1; Da 2:22; Lk 2:32; Jn 1:9; Jn 9:5; Jn 12:46; Ac 13:47; Ac 26:18,23; 2Co 4:6; Heb 6:4; Heb 10:32; 1Pe 2:9

Enlightenment through the word of God

Ps 119:130 See also Ps 19:8; Pr 6:23; Isa 51:4; 2Pe 1:19

God needs no enlightenment

Isa 40:14

See also

1441revelation, necessity
4811darkness, symbol of sin
4835light, spiritual
5026knowledge
8281insight
8355understanding
8361wisdom

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